Monthly Archives: April 2018

Writing A New Chapter

Story and Photos by Meredith Bernard When Peter Berry pulled down the dirt drive of his long-lost friend Chris Rebman’s Hyco Lake home on a cool March afternoon in 2012, he knew who he was looking for, but could never have foreseen all he was about to find. The last time the two college friends had seen each other was ...

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Pro Shots – Spring 2018

Our beautiful community covers Person and Caswell counties in North Carolina and Halifax and Pittsylvania counties in Virginia. Sharing the people and places is why Hyco Lake Magazine regularly presents professional photographs. In the Spring 2018 issue we are excited to highlight the works of Jamie Harris and Lisa Carter. Jamie Harris Photography 333 Old Durham Rd.  Suite 202 Roxboro, NC ...

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Lake Shots – Spring 2018

Please send your photos with captions from Hyco Lake and Mayo Lake to LakeShots@HycoLakeMagazine.com! Mud Run I can't paddle both of these! Bass from the dock! We love our new place on Hyco Lake!!! Hurricane Matthew Late Winter Paddle Cheers on the Water Winter Sunset Wedding at Hyco Lake Frosty Morning at the Lake Classic Boat Looking for Property

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Hello Dolley – Where was she born?

Story by Norwood Walker Whether you call her Dolley, Dolly, Dorothea, or Dorothy, whether you believe she was born at Paine’s Tavern, Payne’s Tavern, or New Garden, Dolley Payne Todd Madison has been part of the lore of Person County for many years.  In the past there was a Dolly Madison Theater on Main Street, Dolly Street (in two locations), ...

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Community Happenings – Next Week

Uptown Roxboro The Kirby www.personcounty.net - Departments & Services/Recreation, Arts & Parks Roxboro Little Theater April 27-29- Dreamgirls Kirby Gallery Open Tues-Fri 1:00-5:00; Saturday 10:00-4:00 Kirby Upper Gallery April- The Allure of Stained Glass South Boston The Prizery www.prizery.com April 27-29- Lion King, Jr Festivals April 28- Mebane Dogwood Festival www.mbamebane.com/dogwood-festival/ Cars! What’s happening at VIR www.virnow.com April 27,28,29- Pirelli World Challenge

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Community Happenings – Spring 2018

Uptown Roxboro The Kirby www.personcounty.net - Departments & Services/Recreation, Arts & Parks Roxboro Little Theater April 27-29- Dreamgirls Free Movie Fridays April 13- Secret Life of Pets May 25- The Jungle Book June 8- Moana Kirby Gallery Open Tues-Fri 1:00-5:00; Saturday 10:00-4:00 April- PCC Student Art Show 14th - Student Art Reception; 5:30-8:00 PM May- ArtFest 2018 June- From Our Hearts and Hands ...

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Community Happenings – This week

Uptown Roxboro Kirby Gallery Open Tues-Fri 1:00-5:00; Saturday 10:00-4:00 Kirby Upper Gallery April- The Allure of Stained Glass South Boston The Prizery April 20-22, 27-29- Lion King, Jr Save the Date April 22- HGTV Lake Front Bargain Hunt at 8:00 PM Viewing party at Dockers Grill starts at 7:00 PM

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From the Netherlands to NC

Story and photos by Sara Coates - Roxboro Community School Seventeen-year-old Marie-Claire Evers transformed her life last fall as she traded her home in Almere, a city in the Netherlands, for a 10-month experience in Person County, where she is completing her senior year at Roxboro Community School (RCS). Evers has ties to Roxboro, through her mother, who lived here ...

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